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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 993, 1939)

Location:

Tabernacle Christian Church / First Christian Church
531 5th Street
Columbus, IN 47201 US
Organ ID: 25635

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Disciples of Christ / Christian Church
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on September 30, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 79 ranks. 4,720 pipes. 4 manuals. 64 stops. 69 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 64
  • Registers: 69
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Paul R. Marchesano on July 23, 2021:

The organ and building were completed in 1942. 1939 is the contract date.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on July 23, 2021.

Database Manager on March 17, 2007:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Rebuilt by Goulding & Wood; now 4/81. [See #3019 for Chapel organ)

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab From Allen Kinzey via <i>The Aeolian-Skinner Archives</i>
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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